Journey Off the Map Brings the Unexpected

"There's blue moss on my leader guide!" "I've never seen a lady bug that color before!" "There ain't any bugs like around where I live!" Why you might ask? Because we're taking a Journey Off The Map for VBS 2015! In this uncharted, unexplored place, you'll hopefully see things like you've never them seen them before! We'll learn about Daniel, who was taken from his familiar home to a unfamiliar place. Yet, in this strange new land, he remained faithful to God who never changes and ... Continue Reading

5 Reasons My Pastor Loves VBS!

Hey guys. I’ve always been impressed with my pastor’s involvement in VBS, so I asked him if he would share a bit about why he, as Senior Pastor, thinks being involved in VBS is a good thing. Here’s what he said: 1. VBS gives the pastor a chance to be directly and almost exclusively engaged with the children in ways that he can’t be on Sunday morning. Reflecting on Jesus’ blessing of the children, one of the easiest ways a pastor can be like Jesus is to be involved in VBS! 2. VBS gives ... Continue Reading

Tangled Branch Treehouse -- The Inside Story

Hey guys. Bible Study for Journey Off the Map is gonna be great! We'll be focused on Jesus and digging into the life of Daniel! In my last post, I showed you a tiny portion of the set we used for Worship Rally, which was the outside of The Tangled Branch Treehouse. Here's what the final product looked like: For Bible Study, the setting is INSIDE the tree house! Maybe you can get a few ideas from what we did. The walls are 8' tall, the top of the tree is about 10', the floor is made out of a ... Continue Reading